After applying a new technology (a new processor, a hardware accelerator, a new instruction, etc) besides measuring the immediate performance delta one requires a method to verify that this technol
By now, many of you have heard of Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions (Intel® TSX).
In my current position, I work to optimize and parallelize codes that deal with genomic data, e.g., DNA, RNA, proteins, etc.
I have unintentionally raised a large debate recently concerning the question if it is legal in C/C++ to use the &P->m_foo expression with P being a null pointer.
This post continues a series of articles that describes the opencl_node, a new node available in the Intel® Threading Building Blocks (Intel® TBB) library since version 4.4 Update 2.